Tidbits•April 26, 2019 1:59 PM ET
Vader premiere song from upcoming EP
Official press release: Polish extreme metal veterans Vader are set to release their new EP titled Thy Messenger on May 31st this year. Today, the band have revealed the lyric video for new track and digital single "Grand Deceiver." Check it out here: The band states: "We are so excited to give you a new Vader song from our fresh record! 'Grand Deceiver' is the opening track on Thy Messenger EP and perfect explanation of what you all may expect with the upcoming releases. Sharp as razor and brutal as Hell track is just an appetizer before the new Vader album to come. Chris of Nuclear Blast created this brilliant lyric-video clip, which you can watch while waiting for Thy Messenger. Sit comfortably, play it loud and enjoy!" Thy Messenger track listing: 01. Grand Deceiver 02. Litany 03. Emptiness 04. Despair 05. Steeler Thy Messenger was recorded over a week-long period in January and February at Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland under the supervision of the Wieslawski Brothers. The cover art was painted by Wes Benscoter, who previously worked with Vader on the De Profundis LP and has collaborated with such bands as Slayer, Kreator and Sinister. A new full Vader album will be recorded later this year for a tentative autumn release.